- NILE CRUISES
- TRAINS & BUSES RESERVATION
- FLIGHTS TO EGYPT
- Customized Tours
Arrive Cairo international airport (advice me with your arrival details), meet & assist by Osoris steward assisting you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage then transferring you by air conditioned private Limousine to your hotel in where you will be assisted by Osoris steward for check in & overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at your hotel, then you will be meet by our professional Egyptology English speaking guide to accompany you by private car to visit pyramids & sphinx. There are no more famous ancient sites within Egypt or for that matter elsewhere in the world, than the great pyramids & sphinx. They have been both the main destination for tourists & a source of imaginative thought to the world for over three thousand years. The ancient Egyptians believed in their belief that the spirit life after death & existence eternal life. So, near the pyramids there they placed wooden boats, to be at the disposal of the king when he went at his journey at day & night with the sun god. Near the pyramids we find the sphinx which has a body of a lion with ahead of king or god. then proceed to visit the Egyptian museum. If you want to see treasures & jewels of the Egyptian kings you can see it at the Egyptian museum you can see the mummies too and treasures that you can’t see in any other place in the world. then drive back to your hotel, overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at hotel, then Osoris steward will meet you for help you throw check out formalities from your hotel, then you will be driven to Cairo airport to take your domestic flight to Aswan, arrive Aswan, Osoris steward will meet you for help you then accompany you by private car to your Nile cruise with full board basis start with lunch end with breakfast Embarkation at 12:00 P.M. Then our professional Egyptology’s tour guide will meet you to visit the Botanical Gardenby Felucca at 14:30 P.M& after sunset, you will watch Sound & Light Show atthe Philae Temple & then dinner at 19:30 P.M & overnight on board cruise in Aswan.
Breakfast on board cruise (7:00 to 9:00 A.M – Buffet breakfast) & optional:visit Abu Simbel or free time to visiting the Nubian Museum, from 10:00 A.M to 13:00 P.M Spa time & then lunch on board cruise at 13:00 P.M & then cruise professional Egyptologist tour guide will meet you to visit the High Dam , the Obelisk and the Philae Temple & then dinner on the island & overnight on board cruise in Aswan.
At 7:00 A.M the Nile cruise sail toKomombo & then breakfast on board cruise ( 7:00 A.M to 9:00 A.M- Buffet breakfast) & then cruise professional Egyptology’s tour guide will meet you to visit the Twin temple of Komombo one side of the temple is dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek, God of the fertility and creator of the world. The other side is dedicated to the Falcon god Horus, also known as Horus the Elder. At 12:00 P.M the Nile cruise sail to Edfu & lunch on board cruise at 13:00 P.M & then cruise professional Egyptology’s tour guide will meet you to visit the temple of Edfu, the best preserved temple of the ancient world, dedicated to Horus, the Falcon God & then from 17:00 P.M to 19:00 P.M- Spa time & dinner on board cruise at 20:00 P.M & overnight on board cruise in Edfu.
At 6:00 A.M the Nile cruise sail to Esna, & then breakfast on board cruise ( 7:00 A.M to 9:00 A.M- Buffet breakfast) & then the Nile cruise sail to Luxor, from 10:00 A.M to 13:00 P.M Spa time & lunch on board cruise at 13:00 P.M & at 15:00 P.M arrival in Luxor & at 17:00 P.M cruise professional Egyptologist tour guide will meet you to visitLuxor Temple & from 17:00 P.M to 19:00 P.M Spa time & at 20:00 P.M dinner on board cruise & overnight on board cruise in Luxor.
Breakfast on board cruise ( 7:00 A.M to 9:00 A.M- Buffet breakfast) & at 9:00 A.M transfer to the west Bank to explore the west Bank of ancient Thebes. Visit the Valley of the Kings with its royal tombs, the temple of Madinat Habu and the Colossus of the Memnon. At 13:00 P.M Lunch on board cruise & from 15:00 P.M to 19:00 P.M Spa time & at 19:30 P.M dinner on board cruise & then Sound & Light show at Karnak Temple & overnight on board cruise in Luxor.
Breakfast on board cruise ( 7:00 A.M to 9:00 A.M- Buffet breakfast) & the Nile cruise sail to Quina & from 11:00 A.M to 13:00 P.M Spa time & at 13:00 P.M lunch & from 14:00 P.M to 16:00 P.M Spa time & at 17:00 P.M travel to Dendara private visit to the temple of Dendara, dedicated to Hathor, Goddess of Music, love and joy and farewell reception at the temple. & dinner at 20:00 P.M & overnight on boar cruise in Quina.
Breakfast on board cruise ( 7:00 A.M to 9:00 A.M- Buffet breakfast) & Disembarkation, & then Osoris steward will meet for help you throw check out from your Nile Cruise, then with your portage & transferring you by private air conditional car to hurghada, arrive hurghada where you will be assisted by Osoris steward for check in & overnight in hurghada.
Breakfast at the hotel. Then you can you enjoy the Sand, Sea & sun on the beach of your hotel free at leisure. (Optional): You can be meet by our Osoris steward to accompany you by private air conditional car to the sea port to visit Sindbad Submarine, this could not be mist out, your chance of an awesome life-time experience on the famous Sindbad submarine. Enjoy 2 hours admiring the wonderful under water life Let the navigation crew take you down to 20 meters depth under the Red Sea waters and marvel at the spectacular coral reefs while the diving team makes a full show with the wild fishes. After returning to the port you will be meet by our Osoris steward to accompany you by private air conditional car back to your hotel & overnight in hurghada.
Breakfast at the hotel. Then you can you enjoy the Sand, Sea & sun on the beach of your hotel free at leisure (Optional): or you can be meet by our Osoris steward to accompany you to make sun set desert safari trip by jeep then drive in the eastern desert of Egypt to Bedouin village for tour to see their life, tradition & ride camels Then Drive back to your hotel & overnight in hurghada.
Breakfast at the hotel, checkout then transferring you by air conditioned private Limousine to Cairo, arrive your hotel in Cairo where you will be assisted by Osoris steward for check in & overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast at your hotel, checkout. Then You will be meet & assist by Osoris steward helping you with your portage and accompany you by private air-conditioned car to drive to Cairo International airport where you will be assisted by Osoris steward for portage & check in on board of your flight carrier then helping you on the emigration formalities wishing you a happy flight back home. Program includes: 3 nights Cairo. 6 nights 5 stars deluxe Nile cruise. 3 nights Hurghada accommodation Internal flight from Cairo to Aswan. All transportation in the program by private car. All sightseeing included Professional Egyptologist English speaking tour guide as the program here above. Entrance fee for all sightseeing as programs. Program excludes: Entry visa to Egypt.
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The Minister of Culture, Farouk Hosni, announced that a tunnel in the tomb of King Seti I (1314-1304 BC) has been discovered by Dr. Zahi Hawass and his team in the Valley of the Kings. They’ve been searching for this tunnel for over twenty years in the West Bank necropolis. Dr. Hawass, Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, and the head of the mission, finally succeeded in completely excavating the 174m long tunnel after several seasons of work that began in November 2007. The tunnel was cut into the bedrock near the end of the beautifully decorated tomb of Seti I. In addition to excavating the tunnel, the team braced the walls and ceiling with metal supports. They also built a wooden walkway over the original stone staircase of the tunnel to preserve it and installed a mining car system to remove rubble from the team’s excavations. During their work, the mission uncovered many shabtis and pottery fragments that dated to the Eighteenth Dynasty (1569-1315 BC). Several limestone ostraca fragments, as well as a small boat model made of faience were also found. During their excavation of the staircase, the team found that three of the steps were decorated with red graffiti.
The only other excavation of the tunnel took place in 1960 under the direction of Sheikh Ali Abdel Rassoul. His team was able to reach a depth of 136m but they had to stop their excavation because it was too hard to breath. Upon reaching the end of the 136m section, which had been partially excavated by Abdel-Rasoul's workmen, Dr. Hawass’s team were shocked to uncover a descending passage which measures 25.60m in length and 2.6m wide. The mission eventually uncovered a fifty-four step, descending staircase.
After the first descending passage, a second staircase measuring 6 meters long was cut into the rock. At the beginning of this passage the team found a false door decorated with hieratic text that reads: “Move the door jamb up and make the passage wider." These written instructions must have been left from the architect to the workmen who were carving out the tunnel. Dr. Hawass said that when he went inside the tunnel of King Seti I for the first time he noticed that the walls were well finished and that there were remains of preliminary sketches of decoration that would be placed on the walls. Unfortunately none of this was every completed. Dr. Hawass added that he was very surprised to find a second staircase inside the tunnel. It appears that the last step was never finished and the tunnel ends abruptly after the second staircase.
Dr. Hawass believes that the workmen and artists first finished the original tomb of Seti I during his twelve-year reign and then began to construct the tunnel. It appears that Seti I was trying to construct a secret tomb inside a tomb. It is likely that when Seti I died his son, Ramesses II (1304-1237BC), had to stop the work and bury has father. Dr. Hawass believes that Ramesses II continued where his father had left off and constructed his own tunnel within his tomb in the Valley of the Kings. The Egyptian mission is currently working in the tomb of Ramesses II to preserve the wall paintings and to look for a similar tunnel to the one in the tomb of Seti I.
The statue was found beneath the southern false door of the tomb. The statue was found beneath the southern false door of the tomb, and even before the room had been opened, I could see the statue's crystal eyes gazing back at me. The statue shows Kai sitting on a high-backed chair. He wears a shoulder length wig, decorated with horizontal rows of curls. Each eye is framed in cooper, while his eyebrows are in raised relief. The lips are thin and finely drawn. The musculature of the body is very well defined and Kai's right arm is bent across his chest. His left arm is resting on his lap on top of his short, white shendyt-kilt. The base of the statue is decorated with five lines of hieroglyphic text which list Kai's title including the "Steward of the Great Estate." On either side of Kai are his two children. They are very small figures and barely reach to his knee caps. His daughter is sitting next to his left leg in a long white sheath dress. Kai's son is standing naked next to his right leg. Depictions of naked figures with their finger to their lips, was an ancient Egyptian artistic convention for depicting male children.